Active euthanasia is a slippery slope indeed, and there are chances that in a country like India if may become a cheap substitute for expensive palliative health care, that many have a hard time providing for.
The Right to Privacy judgement attributed sexual orientation as an essential attribute of privacy, but is sexuality limited to being confined to the comfortable privacy of our bedroom? With the bells tonging for our 72nd Independence Day, how safe is the Indian LGBTQ community flaunting their rainbow in their workplace?
It is unfortunate that even after 71 years of independence, people hesitate to criticize the government, mock politicians and make fun of political parties due to the fear of being legally harassed or jailed.
'Sun Child', a 6.2-metre (20-foot) figure sporting a yellow protective suit with a digital display on its chest showing "000" -- symbolising no nuclear contamination -- was installed this month near the city's train station.
With August 13 marking the International Left Handers Day, people are praising famous left-handed people and scientific researches are hailing them as super smart, however things haven't changed much on the home front.
On August 5, Alam gave an interview to Al Jazeera, speaking out against the Bangladeshi security forces. He said that the government was using force against unarmed student protesters. His 'provocative' comments led to his arrest.
In the world of comics where Superman and Spiderman are the guardians of their cities and female superheroes get to grace the comic book covers and flaunt their posteriors, 21-year-old Shreya Arora is tackling sexism in the comic book world like no one ever has.